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Extraordinary Desserts

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2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
+1 619-294-2132
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08:30 - 23:00
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Sun 10:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 08:30 - 23:00
Fri 08:30 - 00:00
Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Excellent place if you want eat a good dessert and delicious tea, they have a bunch of kind of cakes so is perfect for sweet time and it's a cozy restaurant so enjoy!

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Thank Cori A
Boulder, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here after dinner and was not disappointed. The desserts were beautiful and tasted fantastic! I had a passion fruit chocolate cake and it was delicious. I took it to go so my wait was not that long at about 8pm at night. Highly recommend!

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Thank travel_work_leisure
Hayward, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The desserts are good but pricey, BUT well worth the wait and the price. Some of the wait staff could be a bit more attentive but other than that YUMMY!

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Thank BMore-2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing dessert but the american coffee was not that good but i truly recommend it to be visited ...

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Thank mohammed a
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once again perfect, a local favorite. Sit have a coffee or tee and eat the most delicious deserts thay have. There are two locations but the one on 5th ave is the best, they make you feel like family, I cannot wait till my next vist.

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Thank John R
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up visiting behind a huge gaggle of bike riders who were giving the staff a hard time, but the staff handled it beautifully. Desserts are gorgeous and tasty. Paired with a latte or tea and you've got a great afternoon treat.

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Thank Kelly D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Just about any dessert here is a meal in itself but one you will gladly forgo your main course for.. Decadent desserts which are masterpieces - both visually and in taste are in most cases extremely rich and heavy. I've been here for dinner only once and even splitting a salad with my husband in preparation of the dessert had... More 

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Thank Seeprats
San Diego, California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

Don't get me wrong, I am big fan of their desserts. Every time I have guests from out of town I take them to the store at Union street. That place is really an experience... because it is aways crowded with wait lines I decided to meet my friend who was coming from OC on the location at 5th Avenue.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I really enjoyed the dulce de leche cheesecake we had here and the other desserts they had all looked fantastic. What is hard to get over is paying $8.50 for a pot of tea and they didn't bring out sugar/lemon, I had to grab that myself.

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Thank Steve H
Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

This popular dessert house lives up to its popularity for its excellent taste of cakes. Place is spacious and price is reasonable

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 23:00
Thursday
08:30 - 23:00
Friday
08:30 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2929 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-5919
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-294-2132

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Los Angeles, California
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?